Cover art: Untitled (Vivian Girls Watching Approaching Storm in Rural Landscape, by Henry Darger. Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York. Museum purchase and anonymous gift in Recognition of Sam Farber. Copyright © Kiyoko Lerner.
Secret Lives of Children

Fall 2005

Edited by Bradford Morrow.

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Online-exclusive supplement to Secret Lives of Children:
Sandra Leong, Birth of a Brother

Catherine Imbriglio, Two Poems

Lesley Yalen, Levittown

Daniel Coudriet, Three Poems

Shelley Jackson,

Robert Clark, Life with Father

Melissa Pritchard, The Hauser Variations

Paul La Farge, Adventure

Rikki Ducornet, The Secret Life

David Shields, Three Essays

Karen Russell, From Children’s Reminiscences of the Westward Migration

Elizabeth Robinson, Boy

Joshua Furst, Close to Home

Donald Revell, Three Poems

Emily Barton, The Distillery

Howard Norman, Two Incidents from Exist to Kiss You

Micaela Morrissette, Ten O’Clock

Gahan Wilson, Nuts

Gilbert Sorrentino, Mikky Waze

Yan Lianke, Nizi Goes to Market

Ben Lerner, Fourteen Prose Poems

Diane Williams, Three Stories

Lois-Ann Yamanaka, The Big Betty Stories

Peter Gizzi, Fretless

Mary Caponegro, Girls in White Dresses

Scott Geiger, Two Stories

Brian Evenson, Younger

Ilona Karmel, Life Drawing, translated by Fanny Howe and Arie A. Galles

Kim Chinquee, Five Stories

David Marshall Chan, Memoirs of a Boy Detective

Danielle Pafunda, Five Poems

Julia Elliott, Digging to the Devil

Lucy Corin, Walking Hand in Hand with Dinah: A Book without Pictures or Conversations

Elaine Equi, Conversations with Fountains

S. G. Miller, Latona Street

Malinda Markham, Three Poems

Mark Poirier, Thunderbird

Can Xue, Two Stories

Stéphane Mallarmé, From Nursery Rhymes, translated by John Ashbery

Robert Creeley, Caves